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Name Official number Flag IMO
NELSON  74666  AUS   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1876  10/06/1876   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger   Iron Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Blackwood & Gordon, Port Glasgow Castle Yard   
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
649 grt / 344 nrt / 200.0 ft  25.5 ft  19.4 ft   
Engine builder Blackwood & Gordon, Port Glasgow
Engine detail
C2cyl (32" & 58" x 36"), 146nhp, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Warrnambool Steam Packet Co, Warrnambool, Victoria  Warrnambool   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1878 Western S.N. Co. Ltd, Warrnambool

23-06-1890 Re-registered at Melbourne, No 8 of 1890, owners unchanged
1890 Owners became Huddart, Parker & Co. Ltd., Melbourne 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1890  Wrecked 27/06/1890 
Disposal Detail
Wrecked on Porpoise Rock, Tamar Heads, Tasmania. 
 

 



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